Etymology
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slattern (n.)

1630s, "a woman negligent or disordered in her dress or household," of uncertain origin, probably related to Low German Slattje, Dutch slodder, dialectal Swedish slata "slut" (in the older, non-sexual sense; compare slut). Compare dialectal English verb slatter "to spill or splash awkwardly, to waste," used of women or girls considered untidy or slovenly.

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Definitions of slattern

slattern (n.)
a prostitute who attracts customers by walking the streets;
Synonyms: streetwalker / street girl / hooker / hustler / floozy / floozie
slattern (n.)
a dirty untidy woman;
Synonyms: slut / slovenly woman / trollop
From wordnet.princeton.edu